By Kathleen LaTosch More than ever, those who are caregivers for others need support. Did you know that a recent study showed more than one-third of caregivers continue to provide care even when they are also in poor health? More than a quarter of American families are caring for someone over the age of … Continue reading Are LGBT Caregivers Getting the Support They Need?
SAGE Metro Detroit wants to give a big thanks to Divine Peace MCC for donating all proceeds of its silent auction from their 25th Anniversary Celebration Dinner to SAGE Metro Detroit. The event will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the Elegant Events Banquet Center in Waterford, Michigan. If you are interested in attending … Continue reading MCC 25th Anniversary Celebration Dinner
Statement from SAGE Metro Detroit Director Angie Perone Our hearts our heavy as we mourn the lives taken during a mass shooting at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub early Sunday morning on June 12, 2016. These individuals died while celebrating life, celebrating who they are, and celebrating another Saturday night with friends and chosen family. They were … Continue reading We Will Not Live in Fear
June is officially Alzheimer's Awareness Month and the State of Michigan is turning purple for the occasion. In a statement, Gov. Rick Snyder announced that he will be sharing facts, statistics, and resources for Michiganders suffering from Alzheimer's on his social media accounts as part of a month-long campaign to raise awareness for the disease. … Continue reading Michigan is Going Purple for Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
It's time to let the good times roll! Registration is now open for the 6th Annual LGBT Older Adult Summit on Saturday June 18, 2016. Save your spot now and RSVP.